2003 DODGE Viper

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

4 Recalls for 2003 DODGE Viper

Recall Date Component Summary
January 28, 2015 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2002-2003 Jeep Liberty vehicles manufactured January 9, 2001, to March 28, 2003, 2002-2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee vehicles manufactured February 13, 2001, to May 23 2003, and 2003-2004 Dodge Viper vehicles manufactured November 1, 2001, to June 30, 2004. Due to electrical noise beyond the tolerance of the air bag electronic control module (ECM), a component in the ECM may fail, causing the front air bags, side air bags, and/or seatbelt pretensioners to deploy inadvertently while the vehicle is being operated.

Remedy:

Chrysler dealers will replace the air bag control module and side impact sensors as required, free of charge. This recall remedy was applied during earlier recall campaigns of these vehicles under safety recalls 12V527 and 13V040. All owners that have not had the recall repair performed under safety recalls 12V527 or 13V040 are strongly encouraged to have it performed and not wait for the final remedy to be deployed to the field. The recall began on December 29, 2015. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is R06.

February 6, 2013 AIR BAGS

Chrysler is recalling certain model year 2003 and 2004 Dodge Viper vehicles manufactured from November 1, 2001, through June 30, 2004. A component in the air bag control module may fail causing the front airbags and/or seatbelt pretensioners to deploy inadvertently while the vehicle is being operated.

Remedy:

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will repair the vehicles free of charge. An interim notification iwas sent to owners on March 18, 2013. The recall began on March 26, 2014. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-853-1403.

October 10, 2003 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH

ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE MULTIFUNCTION SWITCH PARK LAMP CONTACTS MAY CORRODE.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REFLASH THE SOFTWARE IN THE BODY CONTROL MODULE. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN ON DECEMBER 1, 2003. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-992-1997.

August 12, 2003 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL PUMP WIRING MAY BECOME CHAFED BY AN UNDERBODY HEAT SHIELD.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A PROTECTIVE WRAP ON THE FUEL PUMP WIRING HARNESS AND COVER THE EDGE OF THE HEAT SHIELD. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN SEPTEMBER 9, 2003. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.

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Date Component  
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11001558
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10839668
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10531486
STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10523321
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10073388
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1 Investigations for 2003 DODGE Viper

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SUSPENSION:REAR
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

25 Service Alerts for 2003 DODGE Viper

Date Description
February 7, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

Advanced Field Action Communication ? N1302072013 Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) announced a safety recall on 2003 and 2004 model year (ZB) Dodge Viper vehicles. The above vehicles may experience a front airbag and/or seatbelt pretensioner

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February 26, 2016 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Valve Body. These may cause over drive cycling.

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April 22, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Charging System, Battery Diagnostic Tools and Warranty This information only bulletin discusses using the correct test equipment for testing batteries and charging systems, and also warranty reimbursement when battery replacements are nece

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April 22, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Charging System, Battery Diagnostic Tools and Warranty This information only bulletin discusses using the correct test equipment for testing batteries and charging systems, and also warranty reimbursement when battery replacements are nece

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April 30, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

Disinfectant Solution Recommended for COVID-19

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April 30, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Disinfectant Solution Recommended for COVID-19

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November 20, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Use of Salvage/Recycled Parts This bulletin involves discussing FCA US LLC position with regard to collision repair industry awareness regarding the use of recycled or salvage parts.

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March 4, 2016 160000 STRUCTURE

Do Not Apply Corrosion Protection On Sheet Molding Compound (SMC) Plastic Panels This bulletin involves discussing SMC plastic panels and applying corrosion protection.

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February 7, 2013 140000 AIR BAGS

Advanced Field Action Communication ? N1302072013 Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) announced a safety recall on 2003 and 2004 model year (ZB) Dodge Viper vehicles. The above vehicles may experience a front airbag and/or seatbelt pretensioner

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February 7, 2013 150000 SEAT BELTS

Advanced Field Action Communication ? N1302072013 Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) announced a safety recall on 2003 and 2004 model year (ZB) Dodge Viper vehicles. The above vehicles may experience a front airbag and/or seatbelt pretensioner

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February 7, 2013 140000 AIR BAGS

Advanced Field Action Communication ? N1302072013 Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) announced a safety recall on 2003 and 2004 model year (ZB) Dodge Viper vehicles. The above vehicles may experience a front airbag and/or seatbelt pretensioner

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March 20, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

82212076, 82203694 – Fabric Cleaner This “fabric cleaner” is not intended for sale in California, the otc states (Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Washington dc

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February 7, 2013 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Advanced Field Action Communication ? N1302072013 Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) announced a safety recall on 2003 and 2004 model year (ZB) Dodge Viper vehicles. The above vehicles may experience a front airbag and/or seatbelt pretensioner

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 7, 2013 140000 AIR BAGS

Advanced Field Action Communication ? N1302072013 Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) announced a safety recall on 2003 and 2004 model year (ZB) Dodge Viper vehicles. The above vehicles may experience a front airbag and/or seatbelt pretensioner

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March 11, 2005 160000 STRUCTURE

CONVERTIBLE TOP TONNEAU COVER DAMAGE. *SC

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June 24, 2002 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

FLASH PROGRAMMING FAILURE RECOVERY. *SLC

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October 1, 2002 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

POWERTRAIN DIAGNOSTIC INFORMATION. SERVICE INFORMATION TUNEUPS. *TT

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November 1, 2003 062200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

CUSTOMER SATISFACTION NOTIFICATION NO. C31 – COOLING FAN MODULE. A CHECK BALL RETAINER IN THE COOLING FAN MODULE MAY BECOME DISLODGED. *TT

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January 1, 2003 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

FLICKERING HEADLAMPS. BCM BODY CONTROL MODULE. GPOP – ISSUE REVIEW SYSTEM. 2004 VIPER INCLUDED. *TT

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January 1, 2003 100000 POWER TRAIN

TRANSMISSION AND CLUTCH KIT. GPOP – ISSUE REVIEW SYSTEM. *TT

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September 19, 2003 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

EXHAUST RATTLE SOUND WHILE DRIVING. *TT

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August 28, 2013 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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June 20, 2003 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ILLUMINATION AND/OR POOR IDLE QUALITY FOLLOWING A COLD START. *TT

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October 3, 2003 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

HESITATION OR REDUCED POWER AFTER COMPLETING AN UPSHIFT DURING MODERATE ACCELERATION AND/OR AFTER A PROLONGED CLOSED THROTTLE EVENT. *TT

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April 16, 2003 063200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

INTAKE VALVE MACHINING – SUPPLEMENT A. *TT

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